|Refuse Problem - Virgina State Department of Education|
How modern convenient shopping results in a growing trash problem.
Keywords: avgeeks; garbage
|Medical Quackery PSA|
A public service announcement warning of quack medical devices.. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; PSA
Downloads: 8,811 (7 reviews)
|People Who Fight Pollution - Churchill Films|
Presents an air pollution inspector, a rubbish collector and a foreman in a glass recycling factory who talk about their involvement and pride in the work they do. Director of photography is Les Blank.
Keywords: avgeeks; pollution; ecology
|In quest of cleaner air and water - Cinecraft, Inc,; American Iron and Steel Institute,; Modern Talking Picture Service, inc,; Inland Steel Company|
Describes the steel industry's progress, programs, and research in air and water pollution control. Shows the various types of pollution control procedures and equipment used throughout the steel manufacturing process, including dust catchers, air cleaning systems, furnace air control systems, separators, cooling towers, and waste lagoons. Explains how airborne pollutants are precipitated away before air is returned to the atmosphere through the basic oxygen process, and how oil, sludge, and par...
Keywords: avgeeks; pollution; steel industry
|Twenty Dollar Miracle - National Cotton Council Of America|
The American woman is the best dressed woman in the world. This is due to Yankee ingeniuty, which makes a fashionable, well-made dress to sell for twenty dollars or less. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; dressmaking; fabric; fashion
|Electronic Computers And Applied Mathematics - John Colburn Associates.; Colburn Film Distributors, inc.|
Explains the basic principles and operations of electronic computers and the use of binary arithmetic. Discusses unusual uses of the computers in order to stimulate interest in careers in mathematics and science. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; computers; binary; arithmetic
|What's It All About? - General Motors|
This film holds workers responsible for the Delco manufacturing plant closings. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; manufacturing; GM; Delco
Downloads: 1,478 (3 reviews)
|Party's Over - Northern Virginia Educational TV Assn|
Introduces problems of alcohol and peer pressure. Depicts a girl's quiet slumber party, which becomes raucous when a group of high school boys arrive with liquor. Shows how the girl's parents step in and control the situation. Part of the 'Jackson Junior High Series'. The teacher is played by actor Richard Sanders who played Les Nessman on WKRP.
Keywords: avgeeks; drinking; teens; driving
Downloads: 2,879 (1 review)
|Pitch In - D'Arcy-MacManus & Masius, Inc|
Presents Jonathan Winters (and his cast of characters) teaching people to put litter where it belongs.
Keywords: avgeeks; litter; ecology
|That Rotten Tea Bag - Andy Gurian.|
Director, Andy Gurian. A comic short on patriotism and protest, with sober undertones. Made by Andy Gurian of the Mosholu - Montefiore Community Center. This film was adopted for digitization by these kind folks: Sharon Schulze, Bill McCormick, Marsha Orgeron, Molly Wheeler, and Heidi Miller. Learn how you can adopt a film here: http://www.avgeeks.com/wp2/adopt-a-film/ To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; tea bags; patriotism
Downloads: 1,464 (2 reviews)
|[NC Dixie Land Minstrels 1950]|
Elizabeth City school children dance to various musical numbers. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; elizabeth city; north carolina
|What Is Cloth? - Coronet|
A mother explains to her daughter the differences between various kinds of cloth, using simple home tests. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: avgeeks; home economics; sewing; fiber
|King Is Dead - Jimmie Mannas|
King is Dead (B&W, 1968): This short, black and white documentary film offers an uncensored look at the rage in the black community following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. Intercut with shots of peoples' angry denouncements of whites are images of King's marches, previous assassination attempts and funeral, as well as audio from his speechesâall serving to reaffirm his ideals of non-violence, even in the wake of his death...
Keywords: avgeeks; martin luther king jr
Downloads: 2,273 (2 reviews)
|Sense Perception - Moody Institute of Science|
Introduces the idea of sense perceptions, demonstrating that the human brain is the interpreter for sensory reception. Discusses sense perception and aids in study of light and sound. Describes the responses of the body to the many stimuli it receives and the limitations of the senses ; explains that visual perception depends heavily on past experience. Gives examples with Stratton's psychological experiment involving inverted vision...
Keywords: avgeeks; science; senses; perception; moody institute of science
|The VHS Hole - teaser - Why Doesn't Cathy Eat Breakfast? - Iconocrat Productions|
An MST3K-style riffing of the 1972 short "Why Doesn't Cathy Eat Breakfast?" This is riff-only version of the show. The final version will have an animated silhouette and at least one host segment featuring the four characters heard during the short: Pete (average voice), Dennis (high, nerdy voice), Traci (female voice) and Barnaby (gruff voice). This will be an on-going animated project which will eventually use feature length films as well as shorts (some of which have been found on archive.org...
Keywords: instructional short; mst3k; riff; mystery science theater 3000; avgeeks; b-movie